Endorsements

Films/Partnerships

“Icon Media Group has become a trusted partner with Working Title Agency (The WTA Group) in the areas theatrical release marketing, entertainment products and with our literary clients.  It is difficult to find a public relations agency with such a well-rounded approach to media and one that consistently delivers results. Icon Media Group is just that team and we value their excellent work.”

Brian Mitchell, Vice President of Product Development, WTA Services, LLC

“Icon Media Group is the best PR agency, hands-down. Their work on the #1 independent film GOD’S NOT DEAD resulted in over 500 million impressions and was one of the key ingredients that made that film a smash hit. They are a trusted partner for Lightworx. I can’t recommend them highly enough.”

Randy Maricle, LightWorx Media

“Anyone can pitch media. ICON does more than that. They creatively craft stories that get the attention of reviewers and writers. That’s what you want in your PR team.”

Penny Hunter, Communications Director for THE SONG

“I have worked with Icon on several projects. They’re well-connected PR professionals and make sure the talent is always taken care of. They crack the whip, in a good way, and keep me busy. I love being busy!!  Their entire team is a joy to work with and they book great media.”

Kevin Sorbo, Actor

“I have great respect for Icon Media Group.  They conduct themselves with the utmost grace and poise under pressure.  I’d want them on my side for any campaign.”

Bob Elder, President of Propeller

“I have worked with Jennifer for many years, including her years before ICON. I have found her and the ICON team able to step up on high-level projects and get the job done.”

Bill Reeves, President, WTA Services, LLC

“The gals at Icon Media Group WORK IT and they know how to pitch, it’s always a pleasure when we hear they are on a campaign.”

Ash Greyson, Founder of Ribbow Media

Books

“I believe the three most critical elements of effective publicity are: deep, trusted relationships with media, on-target creativity that rises above the noisy marketplace, and hell-bent tenacity. Shanon Stowe and the good folks at Icon Media deliver that in spades.”

Mark Rice, Executive Director of Marketing and Publicity, Baker Books & Bibles

“The best way I can describe working with ICON is seamless. Each campaign, media pitch, and author interaction is intentional and driving toward our common goal. Their professionalism and dedication are second to none.”

Stephanie Newton, Director of Publicity, W Publishing Group/Thomas Nelson, Harper Collins Christian Publishing

“I have been most impressed with Icon’s ability to reach into all sectors of the media world to secure publicity.  Many firms promise this type of diversified reach, but I’ve never seen any execute it like Icon does.”

Michael Aulisio, Senior Marketing Director, Gift Books, HarperCollins Christian Publishing

“Working with the Icon Media Group was an all around wonderful experience. Paige and her team were incredibly personable and caring, and they were always on top of their game. The Icon Media team is relevant, dynamic, and current. Working with them was by far one of the best parts of promoting my new books.”

Katie Farrell, Author of Dashing Dish

“Icon Media Group is the first PR firm I look to when launching a book. Their media relationships and understanding of the media landscape—both mainstream and Christian—are unparalleled. They’re excellent at managing relationships—your authors will love them. They’re great communicators, creative strategists, and an all-around pleasure to work with.”

Sarah Beatty, Hachette Book Group

“The ICON Media team is hands down one of the best PR firms in the business. Their knowledge coupled with finesse and attention to client needs, make them able to service a variety of clientele ranging from television and film, to non-profits and publishing. They navigate the faith-based marketplace with ease, while being able to cross over into mainstream media with eloquently crafted messages and campaigns.”

Jennifer Smith, Vice President of Publicity, Howard Books, An Imprint of Simon & Schuster

“No one accomplishes anything great alone – it always takes a team.  The folks at Icon Media have proven to be one of our most valuable team members!  We’re thankful for the depth of media connections, Christ-centered clarity, and out of the box creativity that Icon has brought to our team.”

David and Jason Benham, authors of Whatever the Cost

“The team at Icon has consistently served our team and our authors well.  They are true strategists and win media coverage with high professional and a graceful expertise.  They are a trusted and invaluable partner to Nelson Books.”

Emily Lineberger, Director of Publicity, Nelson Books

“Icon does a fantastic job of bringing top-notch publicity opportunities to my clients and their projects. They have proven themselves time and again not only to be well connected, but consummate professionals in their dealings with my clients, the publishers and their publicity contacts.”

Christopher Ferebee, Literary Agent

“Icon Media is a group of driven, creative, and well-trusted publicity professionals. I continue to be impressed with the team’s writing abilities, pitch angles and media results. I thoroughly enjoy partnering with Icon and greatly looking forward to a sustained relationship.”

Jennifer VerHage, Assistant Manager of Public Relations, Zondervan